Pediatric Small-Bowel Obstruction Clinical Presentation
Early in the course of the disease, stools are normal ... and bilious vomiting. Bowel movements typically cease shortly after symptom onset. Clinical manifestations vary according to whether the obstruction is proximal or distal and the stage of the ...
Dr. Donohue: Irritable bowel syndrome is irritating but not linked to diabetes
Q I think I have irregular bowel syndrome. Has it anything to do with diabetes? I have real bad stomach cramping and pain and a lot of bowel movements. I've been tested for everything else. All my tests have come back normal. What can be done? A I'm sure ...
'Incognito': What's Hiding In The Unconscious Mind
Eagleman's new book, Incognito, examines the unconscious part of our brains ... Given the billions of neurons, this means there are as many connections in a single cubic centimeter of brain tissue as there are stars in the Milky Way galaxy.
Sharon Osbourne candid about colorectal cancer
So when Sharon Osbourne was diagnosed with colorectal cancer ... The rest of the colon is perfectly adequate to store and process normal bowel movements." Phillips, who also performed Osbourne's LAP-BAND weight-loss surgery minimally-invasively, says ...
Geriatric Assessment: Abdominal and Rectal Examination
Abdominal fat can sometimes be differentiated from other causes when the umbilicus is depressed. Ascites is suggested by bulging flanks and a flat or protuberant umbilicus. (For more on ascites, see Special Tests, below.) In small or large bowel ...